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18th June 2016

Fonthill Abbey – A sale on the premises of selected contents and architectural salvage 18th June 2016

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Fonthill Abbey – A sale on the premises of selected contents and architectural salvage

This on the premises sale will be held at Fonthill Abbey, Fonthill Gifford, SP3 6QZ
Fonthill Abbey is situated  between Tisbury and Hindon on the B3089.

The sale will be signposted from the Beckford Arms junction.

Contact Us

For any queries regarding this sale please get in touch.

Tel: +44 (0) 1305 265080
Fax: +44 (0) 1305 260 101
timothy.medhurst@dukes-auctions.com

Telephone number for viewing/sale day is 01747 870100

For enquiries regarding the auction please contact Richard Gold on 01963 34764

Please note that condition reports and additional images are not available for this auction

Sale Catalogue: Page 1



Lot 1: AN ARMCHAIR with outscrolled arms and "mahogany" legs

Unsold (Estimate): £10-20


Lot 2: A PART NEST OF TWO WALNUT TABLES, the largest 20.5" wide

Unsold (Estimate): £10-20


Lot 3: A SET OF FIVE GLAZED OAK DOORS and two smaller, 60.5" high x 20.75" wide

Unsold (Estimate): £20-30


Lot 4: A WHITE MARBLE TABLE TOP, 42.5" wide x 22" deep

Unsold (Estimate): £20-30


Lot 5: A MAHOGANY AND OAK FOLDING TRIPOD STAND together with another folding stand

Unsold (Estimate): £5-10


Lot 6: A LLOYD LOOM TYPE GREEN PAINTED ARMCHAIR and a circular table

Unsold (Estimate): £10-20


Lot 7: A SET OF EIGHT PRINTS of religious views, dedicated to Pio Sexto Pont Max, by Volpato, Rome, image size 25" x 36", together with four others, framed as a set

Unsold (Estimate): £400-600


Lot 8: A BRASS ADJUSTABLE STANDARD LAMP

Unsold (Estimate): £10-20


Lot 9: A COLLECTION OF FIFTEEN CLASSICAL ENGRAVINGS in neo-contemporary ebonised frames, the largest 28" x 19"

Unsold (Estimate): £100-150


Lot 10: A SIGNED ENGRAVING OF TWO SQUIRRELS by Samuel Cousins in a burr-maple frame, 37.25" x 31" overall


Lot 11: A SET OF FOUR GEORGE III MAHOGANY DINING CHAIRS

Unsold (Estimate): £60-100


Lot 12: AN MDF SIDE BOOKCASE with serpentine sides, 35" high x 100.75" wide

Unsold (Estimate): £10-20


Lot 13: AN EBONISED HANGING WALL UNIT constructed from various elements, comprising a central cupboard flanked by adjustable shelves with stamped "leather cloth" backing. Overall size of unit 68" high x 194" wide

Unsold (Estimate): £60-100


Lot 14: TWO FRENCH WOODEN WINE BOXES

Unsold (Estimate): £5-10


Lot 15: A COLLECTION OF FRENCH WINE BOTTLES-sadly empty

Unsold (Estimate): £5-10


Lot 16: FIVE ALDRED BOXES OF ARROWS

Unsold (Estimate): £20-30


Lot 17: THREE LENGTHS OF OAK CORNICING, one 98" long, together with other oddments

Unsold (Estimate): £50-100


Lot 18: A STAINED BEECH FOLDING CIRCULAR TABLE, 36" dia.

Unsold (Estimate): £5-10


Lot 19: A SET OF FOUR GEORGE III STYLE MAHOGANY DINING CHAIRS on carved cabriole legs

Unsold (Estimate): £30-40


Lot 20: AN EBONISED OCCASIONAL TABLE with a fabric covered top and undertier, 28" wide

Unsold (Estimate): £5-10


Lot 21: A BRASS BILLIARD LIGHT set with six lamps, frame 51" high x 92" long

Unsold (Estimate): £300-400


Lot 22: A PRINTED CREWEL-TYPE HANGING of scrolling branches and foliage, 138" high x 49" wide

Unsold (Estimate): £30-40


Lot 23: A LIBRARY ARMCHAIR with leather upholstery by Howard & Son, Berners Street, London

Unsold (Estimate): £400-600


Lot 24: A PINE ADJUSTABLE EASEL, 31.5" wide

Unsold (Estimate): £30-40


Lot 25: C.R. LESLIE: A PORTRAIT GROUP of an old couple with a young girl, sepia wash, 16" x 12"

Unsold (Estimate): £30-40


Lot 26: A HOWARD TYPE LIBRARY ARMCHAIR upholstered in leather

Unsold (Estimate): £40-60


Lot 27: THOS. RILEY: AN ENGRAVING of a young girl, silhouette head and shoulders, 10" x 7.5"

Unsold (Estimate): £20-30


Lot 28: AN OVAL PLATE LOOKING GLASS with a chinoiserie lacquer frame, 27" x 22.5"

Unsold (Estimate): £20-30


Lot 29: ENGLISH SCHOOL: A STUDY OF FOLIAGE, watercolour, 23.5" x 19.5"

Unsold (Estimate): £10-20


Lot 30: FOUR FRAMED RULES OF BILLIARDS AND POOL, contemporary frames, the largest 27" x 22.25" overall

Unsold (Estimate): £40-80


Lot 31: A TIN FISH KETTLE together with another can and a ceiling light boss

Unsold (Estimate): £5-10


Lot 32: AN ASSORTMENT OF MARBLE, WOOD AND OTHER PLINTHS (a lot)

Unsold (Estimate): £20-40


Lot 33: AN COLLECTION OF VARIOUS LAMPSHADES

Unsold (Estimate): £2-4


Lot 34: AN ASSORTMENT OF GLASS FLOWER VASES

Unsold (Estimate): £10-20


Lot 35: A PAIR OF IRON STANDARD UPLIGHTERS

Unsold (Estimate): £5-10


Lot 36: A VICTORIAN MAHOGANY HORSESHOE DESK CHAIR

Unsold (Estimate): £60-80


Lot 37: AN ASSORTMENT OF SIX VARIOUS FRAMED PRINTS mostly of Italianate views, including the Roman Forum after Rossini, the largest 27" x 33" overall

Unsold (Estimate): £60-80


Lot 38: AN ASSORTMENT OF VARIOUS PRINTS

Unsold (Estimate): £10-20


Lot 39: A PAIR OF ARMCHAIRS each with hairy paw feet

Unsold (Estimate): £40-60


Lot 40: A MATCHING PAIR

Unsold (Estimate): £40-60


Lot 41: A PAIR OF CHINESE BLACK LAQUERED OCCASIONAL TABLES, 20" square, together with a nest of two, the largest 18" square

Unsold (Estimate): £40-60


Lot 42: TWO OPAQUE GLASS FLAMBEAU LIGHT SHADES, 15" and 10.5" high

Unsold (Estimate): £20-30


Lot 43: A CANE WORK SEWING BASKET, etc

Unsold (Estimate): £2-4


Lot 44: A SET OF THREE OXIDISED BRASS CIRCULAR FRAMES, 19.5" dia.

Unsold (Estimate): £10-15


Lot 45: FOUR VARIOUS PRINTS OF ITALIAN VIEWS, the largest 19" x 24" overall

Unsold (Estimate): £5-10


Lot 46: TWO PAIRS OF LARGE BRASS DOOR BOLTS, 42" and 24" long

Unsold (Estimate): £30-40


Lot 47: A FLORAL AND FOLIATE NEEDLEWORK CIRCLE, 11" x 148" long (approx.) together with other fabric remnants

Unsold (Estimate): £20-30


Lot 48: A HOWARD TYPE ARMCHAIR upholstered in leather

Unsold (Estimate): £50-100


Lot 49: A TURKEY CARPET, the red field woven with bold eau de nil and dark blue palmettes and lozenges, 237" long x 177" (approx.).

Unsold (Estimate): £500-800


Lot 50: A SET OF STIPPLE ENGRAVINGS OF GERMAN PHILOSOPHERS including Schiller and Richter, image 21.5" x 16"

Unsold (Estimate): £60-100


Lot 51: A WHITE METAL EASEL PHOTOGRAPH FRAME, 12.5" x 9.5" overall, together with a gilt metal example with a bevelled glass plate, 15" x 11"

Unsold (Estimate): £30-50


Lot 52: AN ASIAN EBONISED CYLINDRICAL BOX AND COVER, 18" dia.

Unsold (Estimate): £10-20


Lot 53: AN ASSORTMENT OF GAMING PIECES to include turned wood, bone and ivory part chess, draughts and counters, together with a wooden chess board, 16" square overall

Unsold (Estimate): £20-40


Lot 54: A BRASS STANDARD PRICKET LAMP, 41" high

Unsold (Estimate): £40-60


Lot 55: AN ASSORTMENT OF PORTRAIT ENGRAVINGS, including Mr. Tasttersall

Unsold (Estimate): £20-30


Lot 56: A LIMED WOOD STOOL, 18.25" wide

Unsold (Estimate): £5-10


Lot 57: A SET OF FOUR PRINTS OF LATE 19th CENTURY WORTHYS, oak frames, 23" x 19" overall

Unsold (Estimate): £20-30


Lot 58: A LENGTH OF BROWN TWO-TONE CUT VELVET with a bold foliate motif, 145" x 24"

Unsold (Estimate): £40-60


Lot 59: THREE WOODEN LAVATORY SEATS

Unsold (Estimate): £5-10


Lot 60: A VICTORIAN BURR-AMBOYNA BEDSIDE CUPBOARD with marble top, 14" wide

Unsold (Estimate): £60-80


Sale Catalogue: Page 1



Lot 1
A collection of golf clubs

Estimate: £10-20


Lot 2
A 19th century stoneware 'Harvesting' jug and another similar

Estimate: £10-20


Lot 3
A mahogany and mother-of-pearl inlaid mantel clock and a pair of similar candlesticks

Estimate: £40-60


Lot 4
A pair of royal blue cloisonne vases and a similar bowl

Estimate: £20-40

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Contact Us

For any queries regarding this sale please get in touch

Tel: +44 (0) 1305 265 080
Fax: +44 (0) 1305 260 101
timothy.medhurst@dukes-auctions.com

About this Sale

A dispersal sale on the premises of selected contents and architectural salvage.

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